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Proposition E: Prohibiting Tobacco Retailers From Selling Flavored Tobacco Products. YES. Last year, the Board of Supervisors adopted an ordinance prohibiting the sale in San Francisco of flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes and candy-
May 16, 2018 Bay Area Reporter
added May 17, 2018 16:34
In dramatic testimony, two patients who treat their debilitating diseases with marijuana testified in court Wednesday that although they qualify to receive the drug legally, they are alive only because they break the law and smoke it.
May 16, 2018 Miami (FL) Herald
added May 17, 2018 16:31
farmers and crop insurance agents are frequently charged with fraud. A Kentucky tobacco farmer was recently charged after making $2.6 million in fraudulent crop insurance claims...The Russell Amendment would finally end crop insurance premium subsidies fo
May 16, 2018 Environmental Working Group
added May 16, 2018 21:48
Bow Valley College and Burman University have both implemented comprehensive policy measures to reduce tobacco use among staff and students and to prepare for cannabis legalization on their campuses. The policies were recognized in new report cards on po
May 14, 2018 ASH Canada (ca)
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The Board of Supervisors already voted for this ban last year. But tobacco companies didn’t like that decision. So they gathered enough signatures to put the decision in the hands of the voters instead. If it passes, Proposition E will put into effect t
May 14, 2018 KALW (San Francisco, CA)
added May 16, 2018 21:39
A Leicester shopkeeper has been given a suspended jail sentence after he was caught with more than 50,000 illicit cigarettes and 63kg of illegal hand rolling tobacco, according to a media audit by JTI. The shopkeeper, who ran Shreeji News in Leicester,
May 16, 2018 Talking Retail (uk)
added May 16, 2018 21:39
The bill, S-5 will regulate the manufacture, sale, labelling and promotion of e-cigarettes and vaping products. The legislation, which only needs royal assent to become law, prohibits the sale of vaping products to minors, restricts certain forms of adv
May 16, 2018 Flin Flon (MB) Reminder (ca)
added May 16, 2018 21:38
Minneapolis looks poised to join the trend, but recent lawsuits challenging age restrictions on another matter — gun sales — are worth noting.
May 16, 2018 Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added May 16, 2018 21:37
Colorado boosts savings to $730 million with help of recent tobacco industry settlement but may need more
Thanks to a boost from a recent tobacco industry settlement, Colorado plans to sock away an extra $90 million next year in the state’s reserves. But by one credit rating agency’s analysis, it’s still woefully unprepared for the next economic downturn.
May 16, 2018 Denver (CO) Post
added May 16, 2018 21:35
During a meeting Wednesday, four Austin City Council members expressed support for the idea of raising the minimum age for people to buy tobacco from 18 to 21.
May 16, 2018 Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added May 16, 2018 21:33